Ideal Family Boating Holiday in Southern France with 38' Canal Boat Canal Boat for 10 People
Looking for an ideal canal boat for family boating holiday in southern France? Then, hire the 38' Canal Boat for up to 10 people. Rates as low as €2,202.00 per week. Rates: ● Weekly Rental: €2,202.00 What You Can Expect: We’ve all dreamed about hiring a canal boat and cruising along the Canal du Midi – after all, it’s undoubtedly the most famous canal in France and one of the most well known in the world! Classified by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site, the Canal du Midi links the Atlantic with the Mediterranean and takes you through sun-drenched vineyards and to numerous villages and canal side restaurants. Departure Base By hiring a canal boat from our base at Le Somail you are in the ideal place to discover one of the most famous waterways in Europe – the Canal du Midi. The charming little port of Le Somail can be found halfway between Carcassonne and Béziers on the longest continuous section of canal in France, at 52km without seeing a lock! Suggested Places to See and Things to Do ● Le Somail: iconic stone bridge, cooling house dating back to 1684, impressive book store with 50,000 works for sale! Ventenac-en-Minervois: set on a hill top with stunning views, cellar visits to the wine grower Château de Ventenac-en-Minervois ● Paraza: 17th-century castle, Répudre Canal Bridge - the oldest in France (1km away) ● Roubia: beautiful village built around a castle, Moulin de la Restanque for gourmet olive oils ● Argens-Minervois: beautiful village built around a 14th-century castle, wine tours at the Musée de la Vigne et du Vin in Lézignan-Corbières (5km away) ● Homps: short walk to Lake Jouarres for swimming, windsurfing, canoeing and fishing ● La Redorte: remarkable stone arches built in 1693 to prevent flooding ● Puichéric: impressive unique lock by Joël Barthès, pretty castle of Puichéri, Romanesque church, Minervois vineyards ● Marseillette: rice growing Marseillette pond, Chappe tower ● Trèbes: Saint-Etienne church (14th century), swimming pool, La Rode canal bridge, Orbiel canal bridge, an impressive staircase of three locks, waterside restaurants ● Carcassonne: Medieval city with ramparts 3km in length and 52 towers. UNESCO World Heritage Site, many events – markets, festivals, etc. ● After cruising as far as Carcassonne on the Canal du Midi it is time to think about the return leg of your journey. Look out again for the favorite places you found so far, or maybe stop off at some new ones as you cruise back to the starting base at Le Somail. What To Expect Onboard: This canal boat is the ideal choice for a family boating holiday. Accommodation is in the form of four cabins, two of which have a headroom of about 100cm above the bed so are more suitable for children, and two bathrooms making it a comfortable boat for a crew of eight people. Features and Equipment ● Model: Sedan 1170 ● Type: Canal Boat ● Length: 11.50 Metres ● Width: 3.70 Metres ● Advisable capacity: 8 ● Maximum capacity: 10 ● Cabins: 4 + stay ● Double beds: 4 + 1 convertible in the living area ● Single beds: 0 ● Bathroom and WC: 2 ● Living area: 10m⊃2; ● Kitchen equipment: 220-litre fridge with freezer compartment, 3 burner stove, oven ● Water capacity: 750 liters ● Fuel capacity: 300 litres / 12 days ● Double steering: Yes ● Other equipment: outside dining furniture on request If you have any questions, we can answer those through GetMyBoat’s messaging platform before you pay. Just hit, “Request to Book” and send us an inquiry for a custom offer.
- Captain is not included.
- Trip may require hiring additional qualified personnel.
- 10 guests
- Powerboats, Pontoons, & RIBs
- Canal Boat
Features & Details
- Life jackets/required safety gear
- Galley Stove & Oven
- Wheel steering
- Inboard Engine
- CD Player
- Single Engine
- Fuel type: Gas
- Fuel type: Diesel
You’ll get directions for the exact departure location when you make a booking inquiry.
Full refund up to 5 days prior.